Mobile devices

​ Mobile support

Connecting to email services


Recommended apps​

Recommended apps for students

We offer support for the following key university apps:

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Blackboard app - for students
to connect to studentcentral

Mobile advice for students:
  • don't use a mobile device to access tests or to upload assessed work
  • do not rely on statements regarding deadlines in the new app.

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Microsoft Office apps​
available free to students​ 

Recommended apps for staff

Read our Lear​ning and Teaching page on using Mobile devices

For staff we additionally support the following applications 

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Microsoft Office apps​
available free to staff

Can be used to record video from your mobile device and transfer it to our video streaming services. You can also transfer videos that you have created in other apps that have been saved to the camera roll/photo storage.

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Turnitin Feedback Studio

Mark papers on your iPad.

Mobile advice for staff: don't upgrade a mobile operating system, or app, in the middle of a marking period

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Mind mapping software for iPad.

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To access sharepoint sites. App available for use i with ipads or Android devices.

Allows mobile access for MyFiles, MyDepartment and areas of Staffcentral e.g Committee sites.


Other software/services available ​via mobile devices